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New York Yankees 10 Texas Rangers 3

+ Boxscore: Thu, April 09,1981
1981-04-08 - 1981-04-10
  123 456 789  R H E
Texas Rangers (0-1)011 010 000 380
New York Yankees (1-0)032 000 50X 10141
Date of Game: Thu, April 09,1981
Stadium: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 55,123
Time of Game: 2:48

Feats and Milestones
Al Oliver:1000th career RBI
Winning Pitcher: Tommy John (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Jon Matlack (0-1)

Home Runs: Bucky Dent (1), Bobby Murcer (1)
TEX NYA
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Historical Matchup
AL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
DET101.000--624W1
NYA101.000--1037W1
TOR01.0001.026-4L1
BAL00.0000.5000--
BOS00.0000.5000--
CLE00.0000.5000--
MIL00.0000.5000--
AL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
OAK101.000--514W1
CAL101.000--624W1
SEA01.0001.026-4L1
TEX01.0001.0310-7L1
MIN01.0001.015-4L1
KCA00.0000.5000--
CHA00.0000.5000--
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    Texas Rangers Batting
    TEXPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bump Wills2b28.2565
    11001.200602000
    Mickey Riverscf32.1604
    10010.0001153000
    Al Oliverdh34.1775
    01100.2001735010
    Buddy Bell3b29.2265
    02000.4001277000
    Billy Samplelf26.0072
    10100.000236010
    Johnny Grubbrf32.2483
    01010.333894000
    Pat Putnam1b27.1274
    02001.500318000
    Jim Sundbergc29.3273
    01110.3331025010
    Mario Mendozass30.1042
    00010.000586000
    John Ellisph32.2281
    00000.000860000
    Mark Wagnerss27.036000000--221000
    Steve Comerp27.086000000--21000
    Charlie Houghp33.095000000--415000
    Totals3438342.235139343-
    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Willie Randolph2b26.2774
    02010.500728000
    Jerry Mumphreycf28.2125
    01001.200683001
    Dave Winfieldlf29.1893
    12020.6671116000
    Bob Watson1b34.3644
    22010.5001588000
    Lou Piniellarf37.2254
    22110.5001503010
    Rick Ceronec26.3254
    01201.250416020
    Graig Nettles3b36.2324
    20010.0001767000
    Dennis Werthdh28.1012
    10011.00043000
    Bobby Murcerph34.3241
    114001.0001785140
    Bucky Dentss29.1364
    13300.7501073130
    Tom Underwoodp27.108000000--120000
    Totals3510141073.4001110822-
    Game Stats
    Texas Rangers Pitching
    TEXAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jon Matlack31.080L 0-15.28554217.502.001287280
    Steve Comer27.086-155510145.006.0017958
    Charlie Hough33.095-1.11002100.003.00141818
    Totals8.0141010732--
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Tommy John37.323W 1-087324202.251.381524483
    Tom Underwood27.108-11000000.001.001211166
    Totals9.0832420--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Tommy John (2)
    HB: Tommy John (1)
    IBB: Steve Comer

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Jon Matlack 0-0-0, Steve Comer 0-0-0, Charlie Hough 0-0-0, Tommy John 0-0-0, Tom Underwood 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Jon Matlack 28, Steve Comer 9, Charlie Hough 6, Tommy John 36, Tom Underwood 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Jon Matlack 9-5, Steve Comer 1-2, Charlie Hough 1-1, Tommy John 9-13, Tom Underwood 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Dave Phillips 1B: Jerry Neudecker 2B: Larry McCoy 3B: Durwood Merrill


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